ProHealth Medical Group, Pekin Hospital, and Progressive Health Systems are pleased to announce that Dr. Charles VanDyke is now seeing patients at ProHealth Pediatrics at 3212 Court Street in Pekin, Illinois. In addition to his medical practice, Dr. VanDyke will lead an initiative to improve access to the pediatric acute care needs of the community.
“Now more than ever, busy parents are looking for safe, timely, efficient, and cost-effective care for their children,” he said. “That is ProHealth’s promise to the community we serve. It is a privilege for us to provide an acute care setting that covers a wide range of needs, including allergic reactions, illnesses, lacerations, fractures, sprains, immunizations, and sports physicals.”
Dr. VanDyke received his medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago, Illinois, and he completed the Pediatrics Residency at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria (UICOMP) in Peoria, Illinois. He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and serves as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at UICOMP. He held the position of Chairman for Pekin Hospital’s Department of Pediatrics for 16 years.
“We are very excited to welcome Dr. VanDyke to ProHealth Pediatrics,” said Dawn Moushon, Vice President of Practice Management for ProHealth Medical Group. “Dr. VanDyke has a long history of caring for children in Central Illinois, dating back to his time at the Pekin Pediatric Center during the 1980s. He is well-known and greatly respected throughout the region. We are proud to have him as part of the ProHealth family.”
ProHealth Pediatrics offers locations at 3212 Court Street and 3223 Griffin Avenue in Pekin. Hours are 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Walk-ins are available at the Court Street location.Part of Progressive Health Systems, ProHealth Medical Group was established in 1986 as a sister organization of Pekin Hospital. ProHealth offers nine practices throughout the Pekin area, including ProHealth Pediatrics. For more information visit pekinprohealth.com.